A modernized version of the AN/TPQ-37 Firefinder radar has been fielded in Iraq, supporting and protecting U.S. troops and allies. The upgraded radars are scheduled to be deployed into Afghanistan in the coming months.
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Mobile Counter Fire System (MCFS) was developed by Techno Sciences Inc (TSi) for the US Marine Corps and Army. The vehicle is currently undergoing tests by the USMC Warfighting lab. The system is comprised of an acoustic sensing array to detect the direction of hostile fires. It includes a fireRead More
Pilar, is a small-arms and sniper location system. Pilar has proven itself in combat since the conflicts in Bosnia and Kosovo. The system is currently developed with US Special forces, Australian Army and most UN peacekeeping missions. Pilar consists of a foldable Acoustic Sensor Array with embedded sensors and electronics,Read More
HALO, developed by BAE Systems uses multiple acoustic sensors and precise meteorological monitoring and terrain data to locate and identify artillery or mortar sources, as well as IED explosions. The system can detect hostile firing near to adjacent friendly forces and identify areas of intensive activities. By detecting the occurrenceRead More